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Re: I look forward to Baloo :)

Am Mittwoch, 23. April 2014, 16:51:09 schrieb Alan Ezust:
> Baloo is really trouble, at least in its current form. It made my
> upgrade/restore process (and every other process that I spawned after that)
> take a lot longer until I figured out how to disable it.
> https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=333655
> https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=331932

Well, after fixing a long standing performance bug in Akonadi maildir resource 
with the help of Sergio and David[1], I took also compiled all the rest of 
kdepim and also Baloo, and I say:

I am impressed.

It indexed files and PIM data so fast I couldn´t even believe it. I don´t know 
yet whether the index is complete, maybe some files are missing since I stopped 
the file indexer manually once... but it finds mails, it finds files… and that as 
well blazingly fast.

Now this machine isn´t basically slow with its Dual SSD BTRFS RAID-1, yet… its 

Some people indeed report performance troubles, but that may at least partly 
related to reindexing often changing files. So I bet there are still issues, 
but for me flies circles around Nepomuk. *Easily*.

[1] [Akonadi] [Bug 334218] New: synchronizations of large folders with 
filesystem contents hogs a Sandybridge core for minutes

[2] [Bug 333655] Baloo indexing I/O introduces serious noticable delays

Martin 'Helios' Steigerwald - http://www.Lichtvoll.de
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